Freightquote: A Killer Combo of Talent and Technology | Transportfolio
There is a lot happening in today’s world of ecommerce and the Internet of Things (IoT) that relate to the transportation industry, but it takes more than just data and technology to be a best in class organization. Successful companies in today’s marketplace are backed by supply chain professionals who understand how to move freight. They involve experts who understand customer needs and how to get the job done, all while providing an exceptional customer experience that will keep them coming back.
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Freight Services, Supply Chain
6 Steps to an Optimized Oil and Gas Supply Chain
The oil and gas industry is vitally important; it keeps our lights on, gets our cars moving, and supports technological innovation. Because oil and gas supply chain effects are so widespread, business operations absolutely cannot suffer delays or disruptions.
Thus, optimizing your oil and gas processes is incredibly important, not just to your business success but to global functioning.
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Oil and Gas, Supply Chain
3 Global Trends Shaping the Logistics Landscape in 2017 | Transportfolio
It’s bound to be an interesting year for logistics. Even if we dismiss the effects of geopolitics on globalization, there are still a number of disrupters, such as ecommerce and merger and acquisition activity, which could lead to volatility in the transportation marketplace. » Read More
Global Forwarding, Logistics, Supply Chain
Meeting the Needs of Shippers’ Global Supply Chains | Transportfolio
I’ve worked in the logistics industry for over 20 years. Lately I’ve been thinking about how C.H. Robinson has had a front row seat to more changes and challenges in international trade than most people can comprehend. We’ve seen the emergence of new markets, the impact of an increasingly connected globe, and the progress brought by a barrage of technological advances.
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Global Forwarding, Global Transportation, Logistics
Trade policy—it’s a topic that has moved front and center over the past months with the changing administration in the United States. We’re hearing lots of questions from shippers, contract carriers, and employees about what changes might be on the horizon for global trade and how to consider what might be next. Let’s dig in and discuss some of the top trade related issues. » Read More
Global Transportation, Logistics, North American Border Crossing, Over the Road, Supply Chain, Transportation Policy